Fire Mountain Gems and Beads is not responsible for shipping delays due to severe weather and other causes beyond our control.
We tailor our shipping costs so that you only pay based on the weight of your order - except for $5 Best Way Select Economy Shipping.
How to Calculate Shipping - As you add items to your Shopping Cart, look at the Mini-Cart on the right-hand side of the page and click the Calculate Shipping button. At the bottom of Your Shopping Cart page, enter your location and click Calculate Shipping Cost. The Continue Shopping button lets you continue adding items to your shopping cart. If you're using $5 Best Way Select Economy Shipping you'll always know how much shipping will cost.
$5 Best Way Select Economy Shipping – Recommended and Most Popular
You only spend $5 to ship your order, no weight limit - and we'll choose the shipping carrier that provides the best ground service for your location. $5 Best Way Select Economy Shipping will automatically choose the best carrier option for you in terms of value and delivery time.
Other shipping methods are not included in this program. This service covers all 50 states. Plus the following US territories: American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Wake Island and APO/FPO/DPO addresses are also included in this service.
FedEx requires a physical address for delivery. If your shipping address includes a PO Box, please select an alternative shipping method.
Orders to Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands are shipped via USPS Priority Mail only.
International Priority which takes 2-4 business days after day of shipment to arrive at Customs and International Economy which takes 3-6 business days after day of shipment to arrive at Customs.
Priority Mail International which takes 4-8 business days to arrive at Customs.
Customs fees or taxes are separate from the shipping charges, and are not the responsibility of Fire Mountain Gems and Beads. Customs fees and taxes will vary. Contact your local Customs office if you have any questions or concerns about these fees.
All packages shipped from Fire Mountain Gems and Beads will include a declaration indicating the contents as 'Lapidary Supplies', with full value for the order listed. A package returned to us due to refusal of these charges will result in Fire Mountain Gems and Beads being charged for the shipping, return shipping and Customs fees, and future orders will not be accepted until these fees are reimbursed. We are unable to alter our declaration. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Orders that would normally be processed on these days will be processed the following business day.
Packages in transit during these and other government holidays could be delayed depending on the carrier.